DEPARTMENT OF TRADITIONAL TURKISH MUSIC FUNDAMENTALS


It is the first department of the Ege University State Conservatory of Traditional Turkish Music. It started education with 50 students in October 15, 1984. There are two main programs in the department as Turkish Art Music and Turkish Folk Music. In the department where approximately 380 students are being instructed by 44 lecturers, there is a curricula of 4 years_ the first 2 years for associate’s and the other 2 for bachelor’s degrees.
The Department of Traditional Turkish Music Fundamentals aims at educating competent researchers, scholars, artists and educators so as to introduce and transmit Turkish Music to the next generations.
Various scholarly and artistic activities are undertaken in order to fulfill this aim.  These scholarly projects aim at creating new methods for Turkish Music education, bringing the historical resources of Turkish Music into daylight and supporting the improvement of Turkish Music in every aspect. Within this context, Traditional Turkish Music Fundamentals is also one of the departments with the maximum number of publications among the music departments in Turkey.
Throughout the year, the students of the department make some performances in the conservatory under the guidance of their instructors. Apart from these, our lecturers having both scholarly and artistic identities make performances in Turkey and abroad and also participate in various activities.
The courses like Turkish Music Solfege and Theory, Basics of Music Solfege and Theory, Piano, Voice Training, Instrument Training, Notation Practices on Computer, Principles of Ataturk and Recent Turkish History, Foreign Language, Transition into University Life are given during the first year of the four year curriculum, then theoretical and practical courses are given to the students according to the program that he/she is in.

ENSEMBLES:

• Cevher-i Musiki,
• Turkuaz Esintiler,
• Voice of İzmir

BOOKS:

• Kitâb-ı Edvâr, Hâzâ Mecmûa-i Sâz ü Söz / Rûh-perver

/ Rehber-i Musiki / 50. Yılında Ayhan Sökmen / Şerif

Muhittin Targan,

Professor (PhD) Hakan Cevher

• İki Kıyının Müziği / Operet Kralı Muhlis Sebahaddin

/ Akdeniz Müziğinin Türk ve Yunan Kökenleri / Ege

Bölgesi’nde Yaşayan Halk Müziği Ezgileri ve Zeybekler /

Voice of İzmir / Müziğe Yazınsal Dokunuşlar / Film Müziği

Üzerine Denemeler,

Professor Berrak Taranç

• Dörtlü Armoni ve Türk Müziğine Uygulanışı,

Mehmet Tevfik Tutu, Bahadır Tutu.

SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH PROJECTS


• Eğitilebilir ve Otistik Özelliği Olan Çocukların
Rehabilitasyonlarında Müzik ile Resim Yetisinin İletişim
Aracı Olarak Kullanılmasında Sosyal Çevre Oluşturma
Süreci (First Prize in Socail Sciences-2003 EBİLTEM Project Contest)
Dalı Birincilik Ödülü),
Professor Berrak TARANÇ
• Anadolu Uygarlıklarının Mitolojik Öykülerinin
Günümüzde Türk Müziği ile Sentezi Kadın, Dostluk,
Sevgi Barış Temaları ile Voice of İzmir (Honorable mention in Social Sciences-2001 EBİLTEM Project Contest)
Professor Berrak TARANÇ
• İzmir’in Sesi, Türkiye - Yunanistan 2013 Avrupa Birliği
Projesi,
Professor Berrak TARANÇ
• Avrupa Birliği - Akdeniz İşbirliği MEDA çerçevesinde
yaşayan Akdeniz Müziklerinin Kökenlerinin Araştırılması,
Doç. Berrak Taranç
• Bir Ada Kültürünün Oluşumunda Kültürler Arası
İletişimin Sağlanmasında Müziğin Rolü ve Örnek Ada:
Midilli,
Professor Berrak Taranç - Assistant Professor (PhD) Ragıp Taranç
• Elazığ Kürsü Başı Geleneği İçerisindeki Ritüeller, Halk
Müziği ve Halk Oyunları,
Dr. Gökhan Ekim -
Instructor Abdurrahim Karademir
• Orta Anadolu Abdallarında Dinsel Müzik Pratikleri,
Dr. Gökhan Ekim - Instructor Atabey Aydın - Erkut Özkan
• Sözlü ve Yazılı Kültür Ortamlarının Etkileşimi
Çerçevesinde 19.yy’dan 20.yy’a 53 Geleneksel Türk Sanat
Müziği Eseri,
Assistant Professor (PhD) Sıtkı Bahadır Tutu -
Instructor Özgen Küçükgökçe - Instructor Erkan Aydın

STUDENT ADMISSION CRITERIA:

The applicant must have the minimum scores determined by SSPC (ÖSYM) for the schools which accept students by special talent examination. Visually impaired applicants are also accepted to the department if they are successful in the examination. The talent examination requires the applicants a musical perception level  and melodic memory compatible with the curriculum.  

 

ACADEMIC STAFF OF THE DEPARTMENT OF TRADITIONAL TURKISH MUSIC FUNDAMENTALS
 
     
Prof.Dr. M.HAKAN CEVHER
TSM ASD
Prof. Dr. BERRAK TARANÇ
TSM ASD
Assoc. Prof. Dr. S. BAHADIR TUTU
TSM ASD
     
     
Assit. Prof. Dr. ESİN KALELİ T.MİLLARD
TSM ASD
Assit. Prof. Dr. ÖZGEN KÜÇÜKGÖKÇE
TSM ASD
Assit. Prof. Dr. GÖKHAN EKİM
THM ASD
     
     
FATİH SALİH COޞKUN (PhD, Lecturer)
TSM ASD
S. ÇAОRIHAN ERKAN (PhD, Lecturer)
TSM ASD
NURDAN TEZEL (PhD, Lecturer)
TSM ASD
     
     
SERAP NARGAZ AKDENİZ (PhD, Lecturer)
TSM ASD
MAHMUT KARAGENÇ (PhD, Lecturer)
THM ASD
HALİL ALTINKÖPRÜ (PhD, Lecturer)
TSM ASD
     
     
ATABEY AYDIN (Lecturer)
THM ASD
AYCAN ÖZDEMİR (Lecturer)
THM ASD
BARIޞ DOОAN (Lecturer)
TSM ASD
     
     
BERİL ÇAKMAKOОLU (Lecturer)
TSM ASD
C. SAMİ BÜYÜKÖZTEKİR (Lecturer)
TSM ASD
EBRU EKMEKÇİOОLU (Lecturer)
TSM ASD
     
     
ENGİN KARADAО (Lecturer)
TSM ASD
ERKAN AYDIN (Lecturer)
TSM ASD
GAZİ ERDENER KAYA (Lecturer)
THM ASD
     
     
LEVENT USLU (Lecturer)
TSM ASD
SERDAR BİRGÜLER (Lecturer)
TSM ASD
YUSUF KEMAL ZÜLAL (Lecturer)
THM ASD
     
     
ALPER DEMİR (Lecturer)
TSM ASD
KAޞİF DEMİRÖZ (Lecturer)
TSM ASD
MÜNEVVER BESTE AYDIN (Lecturer)
TSM ASD
     
     
M.HAKKI BALAMİR (Lecturer)
TSM ASD
ÖZGÜR ÇELİK (Lecturer)
THM ASD
HANDE DEVRİM KÜÇÜKEBE (Research Assistant ) TSM ASD
     
     
NİLÜFER AKDOОU (Research Assistant)
TSM ASD
SALİH SÜTOОLU (Research Assistant)
THM ASD
 SEHER ERKAN (Research Assistant)
TSM ASD
     
     

Ali Hikmet GÖKÇEN (Instructor) THM ASD

 BUKET TÜZÜN (Instructor) DERYA TANSU ATAHAN (Instructor)
TSM ASD
     
     
DİDEM TAޞTABANOОLU (Instructor)
TSM ASD
ERGÜN KARADAО (Instructor)
TSM ASD
METİN ޞENGÜL (Instructor)
THM ASD
     
     
NESEM YENİPAZAR (Instructor)
THM ASD
TUNA ÇAKMAKLI (Instructor)
TSM ASD
T. VOLKAN ATAHAN (Instructor)
TSM ASD